Definitions/Descriptions
Clauses
Phrases
Name that Verbal
Sentence Structure

100

I am a clause that can stand alone.
What is an independent clause

100

Identify the following as a clause type: I have an English test tomorrow.
What is an independent clause

100

I went to the store before dinner. Identify both phrases in the sentence.
What are prep phrases

100

Does the following sentence contain an infinitive or prepostitional phrase? I want to eat early.
What is an infinitive

100

What is one way to correctly join two independent clauses?

200

I am not capable of standing alone
What is a dependent clause

200

Because I ate a large breakfast, I was not hungry for lunch. Identify "Because I ate a large breakfast" by the appropriate clause type
What is a dependent clause

200

Identify the phrase and phrase type in the following sentence. The dog wagging his tail was happy to see his owners.
What is "wagging his tail": Participial

200

Name the verbal in the sentence. Also state the word it modifies, or the kind of noun it is. Walking is the best way to start off the day.
What is "walking": Gerund:Subject

200

What kind of sentence is formed when two independent clauses are joined?
What is a compound sentence

300

My indicators include who, whom, which, that
What is and adjective clause

300

My aunt who is hosting my wedding shower is a very generous person. Identify "who is hosting my wedding shower" as the appropriate clause type.
What is an adjective clause

300

Identify the phrase and phrase type in the following sentence: I want to dance in the rain.
What is "to dance in the rain": Infinitive phrase

300

Name the verbal in the sentence. Also state the word it modifies, or the kind of noun it is. The crying baby kept the parents awake all night.
What is "crying": Participle: baby

300

Name all of the coordinating conjunctions
What is for, and, nor, but, or, yet, so

400

I may look like a verb, but I will never act as one; instead I spend my time helping my nouns be a little clearer.
What is a particple or participial phrase

400

The team suffered a deficit after the players lost hope. Identify "after the players lost hope" as the appropriate clause type.
What is an adverb clause

400

Identify the phrase and phrase type in the following sentence: I like talking on the phone after work.
What is talking on the phone after work: Gerund-DO

400

Preposition of Infinitive? If infinitive, how is it being used? I want to play in the championship game.
What is "to play" Noun-DO

400

Correct the following run-on sentence using all four methods. Aaron went grocery shopping Aaron cooked dinner for the whole family.
What is Aaron went grocery shopping, and cooked dinner for the whole family. Aaron went grocery shopping; therefore, he cooked dinner for the whole family. Aaron when grocery shopping; he cooked dinner for the whole family. Aaron went grocery shopping. He cooked dinner for the whole family.

500

I never act as a verb, but I must contain one in order to not be mistaken for another part of speech.
What is an infinitive

500

Because I studied all night, I was very confident for my English test. Identify "Because I studied all night" as the appropiate clause type.
What is an adverb clause

500

Identify the phrase and phrase type in the following sentence: The computer that holds all of the information is locked in the classroom.
What is "in the classroom": Prep Phrase "of the classroom" is a prep phrase within an adjective clause. "that holds all of the information": adjective clause

500

Name the verbal in the sentence. Also state the word it modifies, or the kind of noun it is. Hitting practice begins after catching practice ends.
What is "hitting":Participle-Practice "catching":Participle-Practice

500

Name five subordinating conjuctions.
What is after, although, as, because, before, if, once, since, whreas, why, while